were identified and we knew who they were? >> it was a failure of intelligence, everybody admitted that. >> no, we knew before. condoleezza rice's memo on august 6th when it stated right in the memo, bin laden to steal planes and run them into buildings, and more stuff is coming out now also. how much the bush administration ignored the intelligence. it was almost like they ignored it because they wanted it to happen. >> oh, come off it, jesse. >> no, not oh, come off it. wait a minute -- >> no, no, no -- >> every war starts with a false flag operation. >> you can't in all seriousness sit there and try to make out anybody -- >> let me ask you this, piers, wait a minute. let me ask you something, how much studying have you actually done of 9/11 other than what the government's told you and what mainstream media has told you? >> a lot, actually. i was editor of a national newspaper. >> wait a minute. >> i looked into it every day for five, six months. >> really? really? >> i know a lot about it.